FAR WEST REGION COMMUNITY NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS

Please use our Community Announcements Form to submit an announcement.

Announcements are posted as a service to our members and supporting organizations and businesses. Announcements must be related to the sport of Cross Country skiing, and are posted at the sole discretion of Far West Nordic.

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2015 XC Junior Nationals Committee Meeting

  August 25, 2014 @ 6 pm Just 200 days until March 8 and the start of the 2015 XC Jr. Nationals! Anyone with interest in helping organize this exciting event (or just learn more) is encouraged to attend the next organizing committee meeting Monday, August 25th, 6pm at the Truckee Tahoe Community Foundation, 11071 […]

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Tahoe XC Fast & Female Event

11 am, July 28, 2014 at Tahoe Cross Country Junior Nordic Girls:  This day will be led by the phenomenal group of women training in the Truckee/ Tahoe area who are excited to share their stories, expertise, and passion for nordic skiing. Designed for young female athletes from 11 to 14 years old, you should come […]

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FAR WEST ELITE TEAM APPLICATION

The Far West Elite Team is now accepting applications for the 2014-15 race season. We are looking for highly-motivated skiers who are passionate about the sport and capable of being role models and mentors in our community. These athletes are an essential part of our mission to produce a high level training, racing, and cross […]

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FOURTH of JULY!

The Annual Fourth of July Parade and Firecracker Mile in Truckee had a record turnout! Results are AVAILABLE HERE. Check out the RACE PHOTOS HERE. And PARADE PHOTOS! See our Far West Juniors Rollerski the Truckee Parade!

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Auburn Ski Club Summer

Adventure Day Camp:  Don’t miss this great opportunity for kids in and around the Truckee/Tahoe area to get a taste of adventure this summer! ASC is offering a multi-sport day camp for kids aged 8 and up July 7-11. Join our expert staff in adventures on the trails, river, and lakes that make the area […]

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Summer Housing Board for Collegiate Athletes

This upcoming summer, we will once again be providing collegiate student-athletes the opportunity to come to Truckee and train as part of structured group. The program will benefit both the student-athletes, as they take advantage of the numerous training options in the area, as well as the local Nordic community. Exposure to these high level […]

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Ulrich Luscher

Long time Far West Nordic member and Nordic ski racer, Ulrich Luscher died last week while hiking on a San Jacinto trail. He was found about half a mile from Wellmen’s Divide, a 9700 foot high vista. Ulrich was 81 years old. Ulrich wast an inspiration to is all, Nordic racing into his 80’s, most […]

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Wild West Gourmet Ski Tour

Come on out tomorrow, Sunday March 8th,  to support the Tahoe XC Ski Education Association. Wild West Gourmet Ski Tour starts at 12:30pm. Be sure not to miss out! Call 530-583-5475 for tickets. $40 Band Sneaky Creatures, Beverages from Truckee River Winery, Deschutes and Coffee Connextion, Food from Jake’s, Bridgetender, Tahoe House, Mamasake Squaw, Wolfldale’s, […]

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First Annual Taste of Truckee at Tahoe Donner

Tahoe Donner’s gourmet food and wine event Truckee, CA– Tahoe Donner’s first annual Taste of Truckee gourmet food and wine event will debut at the Tahoe Donner Cross Country Ski Center March 23. This event is ideal for outdoor enthusiasts and foodies alike. This inaugural event will happen whether or not skiing is available and […]